DUSTBINMAN/WOMAN


Job Description

A Dustbinman/woman otherwise referred to as a garbage man/woman is a contract worker who is employed by the municipal council/corporation or the authorized organization of a place to collect wastes from specific locations and empty them into the main garbage collection pit or transfer them into a recycling plant.

He/She has to work along a chosen route on a daily basis. The garbage is generally dumped by the neighborhood houses that consist of biodegradable and non-biodegradable substances.

It is his responsibility to differentiate the two types of refuse and to disband them in the right place for further treatment and utilization. He may have to drive to work at very early morning in the day and ensure proper sanitation and cleanliness of the designated places.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • Driving a truck or some other vehicle around places assigned to him by the municipality
  • Collecting trash from various locales surrounding residential houses, industries, commercial regions and chemical plants with a shovel
  • Sorting out the recyclable and non-recyclable ingredients of the trash
  • Identifying the hazardous and radioactive components in the dump
  • Transporting the collected trash to a landfill where all other wastes are dumped or to a recycling unit for reuse depending on the nature of the refuse
  • Burning and destroying the non-usable and non-hazardous wastes in a secured place

 
CONTACT

08141868880

1 Trans-Amadi Road, Port Harcourt.